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How Tattoos and Craft Beer Can Help You Find Profitable Real Estate

How Tattoos and Craft Beer Can Help You Find Profitable Real Estate

The bustling beach town of Puerto Vallarta is stunningly beautiful… Verdant, jungle-covered mountains cascade dramatically to mile upon mile of golden-sand beaches and an expansive bay home to leaping humpback whales and frolicking dolphins… It’s an attractive, walkable town with world-class shopping, dining, and entertainment… As I told you last week, back in March, I Read more...: How Tattoos and Craft Beer Can Help You Find Profitable Real Estate

Lock-and-Leave Condos Under $130,000

Lock-and-Leave Condos Under $130,000

When I leave my luxury beach condo in Cabo each spring, after having spent another glorious winter in the warm Baja California sun, I hand my keys to my rental manager. Likewise, when I leave my other base on Portugal’s Silver Coast to spend time with family and friends in Ireland during the summer. What Read more...: Lock-and-Leave Condos Under $130,000

Bargains on the Pacific Coast?

Bargains on the Pacific Coast?

Last week, my scout Jason Holland was putting boots on the ground on Mexico’s Pacific coast. I sent him there to get an update on the market in Puerto Vallarta and to check out progress in the neighborhoods where I’ve identified the strongest opportunities for real estate investors. I’ll be discussing this in more detail Read more...: Bargains on the Pacific Coast?

An Incredible Deal in the “Authentic” Algarve

An Incredible Deal in the “Authentic” Algarve

Next week I travel from Ireland to Portugal… I’m going to be scouting the hill towns of the Alentejo and getting back to my base on the Silver Coast. Before that, however, I’ll be getting boots on the ground in the Algarve. Our opportunity there is super urgent, real estate deals are incredibly limited…and I Read more...: An Incredible Deal in the “Authentic” Algarve

Six-Figure Gains on Portugal’s Algarve

Six-Figure Gains on Portugal’s Algarve

Last October, during a mammoth scouting trip of Portugal, I found myself standing in a super high-end, master-planned resort community in the Central Algarve. Around me were homes worth anywhere from €1.8 million to €10 million. In my hand was a big bag of keys… I knew they opened the doors to at least five Read more...: Six-Figure Gains on Portugal’s Algarve